Al-Futtaim and Panasonic advance fire alarm systems in Middle East

Al-Futtaim and Panasonic advance fire alarm systems in Middle East

Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies has teamed up with Panasonic Electric Works Middle East and Africa to bring the latest technological innovations in fire alarm systems to the Middle East.

Most recently, Al-Futtaim – part of the Al-Futtaim Group and a provider of holistic engineering and technology solutions to the building industry – and Panasonic held a seminar to help propel to the fire alarm system business forward. The two companies are working towards a shared goal of providing customers with the highest levels of safe and reliable fire detection and prevention solutions.

At the seminar in Abu Dhabi, they presented new products including a multi-functional display unit as smoke control panel, aspect aspirating detector for clean rooms data centres, logistical hubs and a wireless fire detection hybrid system.

Murali Serpakkam, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies, said: “At AFET, we always strive to partner with like-minded brands that strengthen our capabilities, continuously innovate and are committed to offering the highest quality standards and offerings to their customers.

“By partnering with Panasonic, their expertise in fire detection and alarm systems has allowed us to deliver cutting edge fire protection solutions in the UAE across key sectors including healthcare, education, retail, hospitality, government, and logistics, among others.”

Bjorn Svensson, Managing Director of Panasonic Fire and Security Europe AB, added: “We are excited about the industry-leading capabilities that these new products bring.

“With our range of AI-enabled Intelligent Detectors that reduce false alarms and offers the highest level of accuracy – add to these newly-launched products – Panasonic FAS will continue to set the standards for providing the ultimate safety and protection to homes, business and other spaces.”